Dr. George Wamukoya

Dr. George Wamukoya

George has over 30 years experience and expertise in formulation of international, regional and national policies. He is the Team Leader, African Group of Negotiators Experts Support (AGNES) and also serving as the Leadership Program Director. George was among the 11 Co-Facilitators that facilitated negations that resulted in the adoption of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. He is currently co-facilating UNFCCC negotiations on Nationally Determined Contributions Common Time Frames and lead negotiator on issues related to agriculture. George has served as Climate Change Advisor to the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), GIZ-CAADP Support Programme of the African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD) and DFID funded Regional Programme on Climate Smart Agriculture in Eastern and Southern Africa. For many years George was part of the legal experts that implemented UNEP’s Training Programme of Judges, Magistrates and Prosecutors on the implementation of environmental laws in Africa. George was the Joint Secretary to the National Committee on the Implementation of the Environmental Management and Coordination Act (EMCA) which established National Environment Management Authority (NEMA-Kenya). George holds a doctorate degree in law and is a recipient of the Presidential Award of the Order of the Grand Warrior (OGW) for outstanding work in environmental conservation.